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they say recommendations by the national transportation safety board in 1998 were ignored. >> they made recommendations and they were clear kons yis. and pg&e didn't follow them. the public utilities commission did not require pg&e to follow them. >> the legislation assemblyman unveiled today would require the utility commission to enforce recommendations made by the ntsb that. is something residents here support. >> but general idea is like oh boy. is it ever needed. thank goodness. >> pg&e admits it knew about the concerns with the plastic pipe and now stepping up its efforts to fix those problems. >> we kept an eye on the pipes. throughout our system over the years if there is an area where the pipe was creating more leaks than typical we'd go in there and make repairs in that area to make that system stronger. >> there are now weekly gas inspections at the complex
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where there are 6,000 feet of a problem pipe. douglas paso says two days ago a crew discovered a frightening leak in front of the unit. >> he said they dug this area and apparently said this was burned by gas this dirt here is white. and he said that there was a leak definitely a leak here. >> assemblyman hill says his legislation will close a loophole he says has allowed pg&e to put profit as head of safety. >> they tell us they want to spend money and to do it the right way this, is the right way. if there is a recommendation follow the recommendation. now we're going to make sure they do. >> this assemblyman say they'll introduce legislation the first week of january. 1k3 they both say they do expect some opposition from pg&e. the company spokesperson however, told me that while it has not seen the language of the legislation generally the company supports any efforts
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to improve pipeline safety. >> and there are several agencies trying to find out why two trains collided in oakland last night injuring a dozen people. and it's back to normal now. and abc 7 joins frus jack london square with more. >> we did find out amtrak is working with the federal railroad administration but they won't give us much information about what happened. and now several local agencies did respond to the accident last night. and that is where we found answers. crews worked overnight repairing the track and platform so hardly any signs of the accident remained two trains did in fact collide here around 5:00 last night. >> they looked like two trains kissing each other. >> the oakland fire department battalion chief says an amtrak
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star light train was heading northbound and a southbound train slammed into it head on. and there is a moving train running between bakersfield in oakland. the chief believes the engineer caused the accident. >> based on what they told me ran a red signal colliding with a train. >> amtrak pokes -- spokeswoman gave a statement last night but refused our request for an interview today, also declining to comment on the cause of the accident only saying it's under investigation. by amtrak and the federal rail administration. there is a passenger that can see what happened. >> roughly 150 passengers were aboard both trains during the
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collision. 17 people hurt and only minor injuries were reported. >> this could have been a catastrophe. >> two weeks ago another atrain was involved in an injury collision in solano county. the passengers we talked to here say they're not worried about safety. >> thank you very much. and warning tonight from san francisco district attorney the city is not immune to hate. the d.a.made that statement after a verdict in an assault case today that happened last year outside of the night cap bar in the tender loin. two men arrested for beating two mexican nationals were found guilty of assault and battery. both tied to white supremacist groups and investigation into the crime caused the d.a.to send this message. >> is that we are not here to
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hate. we have active white supremacist groups operating within our city and county. we're going have to work together to make sure it's not tolerated in our county. >> prosecuted wanted hate crime enhancement but a jury did not go along with thaflt gascone says there are white supremacist group was almost 200 sympathizers. >> and late news this afternoon from the san francisco police department. police have arrested a teenager for last month's shooting of a 5-year-old girl. the girl shot walking with her sister and her father. police used surveillance video to identify their suspect and caught him yesterday afternoon with a group of other suspects who rfr round up on weapons charges. the suspect faces various charges including inflicting bodily injury on a victim five years old or younger. >> the santa clara county district attorney will announce what is discovered
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during an investigation into accusations deanza college baseball players raped a teen-aged girl. the district attorney campaigned on the promise of reexexamining what happened. the previous d.a.declined to prosecute anyone saying there was a lack of evidence. a civil jury also decided earlier this year players were not liable for assault. the victim sued them for $7.5 million. >> and oak hand has a new police chief assistant chief named this afternoon in a swearing in at oakland city hall. jordan taking charge of an under staffed police force facing a budget crunch. >> the term interim will not apply to my decisions. >> anthony batts resigned on tuesday after serving two years on the job felt his authority was being undermined
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by red tape at city hall. 50 and san francisco animal welfare commission will meet to possibly take a stand against a well known artist who filmed himself killing a dog more than 30 years ago. the commission will discuss sending a letter asking them to withdraw two public art krablgts with him. his works are on display at happy hollow park in san jose. the 59-year-old supposed to create art work for san francisco general hospital and central subway. many are not willing toing forrive him even if it was for an art film and so long ago. >> he did it will fly. i think that just saying sorry is not enough. >> and he told abc 7 killing the dog was inexcuseable and he's supposed to be paid $1.5 million for two art projects. >> a new independent study finds if california lags the
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rest of the nation in school spending by widest margin in four decades. the california budget project found the state spent nearly 3 thoou less per student than the rest of the country coming in 46th on k-12th grade education spending. california coming in dead last on the number of students per teachers and 47th on k-12 state spending. >> teachers angry over cuts are demonstrating in an educational reform conference now. the conference is at the palace hotel hosted by the foundation for excellence in education. the foundation wants an end to tenure and recommends salaries that reward learning. rupert murdock is speaking tomorrow. the california teachers association is criticizing him saying educational software company he owns puts profitses ahead of content. members of a group profitesting bank foreclosure policies called occupy san francisco are part of that
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demonstration. >> and in new york occupy wall street protestors will have to occupy somewhere else. city officials have told protesters crews are coming in to clean the park at 7:00 on friday morning. most demonstrators don't see anything sinister and others see it as an eviction notice. officials say demonstraters will be allowed back into the park once it's cleaned. >> the president will make another visit to the bay area at the end of the month. the first leg of the trip begins in los angeles on monday october 24. he travels to san francisco the next day this, comes on the heels of his visit here last month where he held a meeting with linkedn on jobs and economy. no doubt talking about that here again when visits. court documents show the ceo of solyndra solar panel company resigned step doung last friday. last month he appeared before congressional committee where he refused to answer questions about the $500 million loan
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that solydra received. >> coming up 7 on your side looks into questions of debit fee collusion by big bank autos and mazing story of a toddler wandered from home surviving a night in the wilderness. >> and this is amazing dan. warm in a word today. i'll let you know if beach weather will remain with us right throughout the weekend. >> and thank you. >> and an important health warning before putting spooky lenses in your
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>> closed captioning brought to you by mancini sleepworld. and a plane ended up crashing into a nearby filedfield. sky 7 over the scene and brought you these pictures. plis say the pilot reported engine trouble and looped back to the airport trying to reach
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the runway and could not make it. he did manage to walk away without injury. and the faa is looking into what went wrong. >> and a happy reunion today in the sierra. a little boy is home safely after spending a night outside on his own. dozens of deputies and search and rescue volunteers flooded the tiny nevada county town of washington. population 166. they spent the night looking for the 3-year-old. a logger found the boy on a ridge near his home about 10:00 this morning. >> he was happy to see me. i'm much better now. it was a long stressful night. i'm better now. >> did the man come to find you?. >> yeah. >> do you remember what he was like? >> he was... a man. >> when you hear something like that and you know the area and you're a local you know i just try to help out as well. >> oh, my goodness amazing. his mom called the logger here
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here skbro bought him a drink at a local saloon. the little boy somehow wandered off. he's okay. >> fire officials calling on rez don'ts take action now to avoid another catastrophe linked to the fire storm. crews say homeowners should trim back dry brush to diminish fire danger and narrow roads continue to present a challenge. today, this engine had to stop and back up to get around a parked car. >> difficult to get out of the fire station if too many vehicles are parked close by. these roads are small. and tight. >> there are fires that are explosive. we hope the order is given they heed orders and get out early. >> 25 people died in the fire storm. and next thursday marks the 20th anniversary of the disaster. >> brian stow's family reports he's continuing to make progress.
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after moving to a long term rehabilitation center. stow left san francisco general hospital tuesday and his family says he can answer some questions but he gets confused sometimes and answers some personal questions incorrectly. they admit he faces a very long road to recovery. his outcome isn't known. stow was beaten on opening day outside dodger stadium in late march. >> there is a trademark battle over the classic san francisco logo you see on baseball jerseys and jackets because giants and major league baseball never bonlered to trademark that logo. so in march gogo sports snatched it and started using the logo on its knockoff clothing. noi, the company suing the giants in an effort to protect their right. however, law still protects unregistered trademarks and it's associated with the giants. we'll see what happens. >> oh my goodness.
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>> and there is more fallout over bank of america's monthly $5 debit card fee. >> that is right. there is some new information on this. >> five democrats called on the attorney general to investigate whether bank worked together. bachk of america announced it's fee p wells fargo and chase have been testing a $3 fee as well in certain cities. >> so having the attorney general look into this here i think will signal to the market you cannot engage in collusion. >> banks trying to come up with ways to make new money after congress limited the amount providers can charge retailer autos if you're down loading net flix on your smart phone there is a warning. internet security firm says there is a fake net flixapp
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out there meant for an droid phones. this blog shows the real net flix down load next to the fake. down loading the fake app could install malicious software on your phone. the security company says that the sign mobile apps may be prone to hacking. net flix telling members to go to a trusted source like an droid market to get the application. the timely warning for anyone wearing contacts. decorative lenses are popular at halloween, these are contacts some people use to temporarily change their eye color but they can cause permanent scarring ulcers and loss of vision. >> blood vessels can grow into the cornea causing starring and this fights infection and just damage and loss of vision. >> and those who really want
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the decorative contacts should contact an open tomorrow troift get them properly fitted. you don't want to take chances with your eye. >> michael thank you. >> sure. >> only down side to talking to sandhya patel is if the weather changes we don't like her. >> but we still like her though. >> and there is i'm so glad you and dan like me. i'll give you nights weather again. it's back. and there is another warm day. live picture from our camera giving you a lovely view of sausalito and richardson day. take a look at this other live picture from our sutro cam rachl we zront a sea breeze and there is haze that has been building. if you do suffer from respiratory illnesses you
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probably noticed air quality is suffering. so far i just want to show you how interesting this is. concord, highs so far 87 degrees. there is off shore flow northeastern wind flow brought the warmth down to the coastline. 83, san jose. 88 degrees in santa rosa. and there is a beach day in santa cruz. 86 degrees there. there are numbers into mid-70s at the coast and there are plenty of 80s still across the bay. there are clear skies tonight and a cool down beginning this weekend. overnight, temperatures ranging from mid. >>s into the north bay. there is a down sloping wind keeping temperatures up in places like san francisco oak oakland and fremont yont. but clear skies so there is
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sun, it's going to be a beautiful day. we're going to notice high clouds starting to move in from the south. we'll enjoy temperatures into 7 ows and 8 ows, those high clouds filter sun and set the stage for changes ahead. beginning tomorrow. and this area starts to weaken and continues to shift east this, area of low pressure starts to approach. we can see high clouds and a switch in wind direction. we've ben bn seeing warm weather. wind going to come out of the south southwest and that is going to knock temperatures down. it's going to be modest cooling at the coast. and there is a a cooling in areas heading into weekend. high clouds and sunshine tomorrow afternoon into south bay. los gatos close to 90 degrees
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84 in palo alto. coastal areas like pacifica, you're into low 80s coming down to 76 degrees tomorrow. 78 half moon bay. downtown from 82 the high so far today about 10 degree as above normal to 78 tomorrow. so he still warm enjoy warm weather. mid-80s for san rafael. 88 in clover dale. east bay communities oakland 81 degrees inland areas 88 in livermore. there is a warm afternoon in walnut creek. and around the bay there is 84 in santa cruz 90 degrees inland. here is the accu-weather forecast. there are low 70s and upper 80s around livermore another warm afternoon tomorrow cooling over weekend and high clouds moving in that low approach is switching wind so we can get more of a sea breeze, tuesday into wednesday dropping below normal mid-70s
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into warmest locations. at this point computer models not in agreement. tuesday? going to be shifting too. >> and just ahead an actress lends her name to a local group's fight against domestic violence. >> and a serious condition that can masquerade as a common a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a a
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fe suspect in the deadly rampage is among the victims. a 42-year-old was arrested about half a mile from the scene. officials say the couple had been involved in a long-running custody battle. and they claimed in court filings her ex-husband was
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unstable and physically abusive. >> and the seal beach massacre is sim already to a shooting in martinez three years ago. something highlighted today. the incident at 2008 ended in the death of a police sargeant catalina torres and the suspect. the key note speaker today at the stand for families free of violence fund-raiser was actress erin gray a domestic violence survivor herself. >> get help. get out. you know? find your voice. take a stand. it's frightening. it can be the most dangerous time in your life. will you take that stand? because the chances are that you're being physically hurt or killed at that time is very high. so understanding there is help for you and people out there to help you cross that threshold. have you to say i need help. >> and she starred in several
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tv series playing strong powerful women. you can find a link to stand on our web site for more information. >> and stay with us. back in a moment. $
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same time x michael finney fixes a ticket for a woman cited for double parking in a city she hasn't been to in years and we'll take a taxi ride with the developer of a new smart phone app that can help you cut the cost of cab fares. >> a lot of new stuff at 6:00. >> that is going to do it for us. world news is coming up next. i'm cheryl jennings. >> from sandhya patel ask all of us here, thanks for watching. we appreciate your time and hope to see you again in half hahn hour.

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